Melbourne Spine is a compassionate and friendly pain management center in Melbourne, Florida. Under the leadership of Pattanam Srinivasan, MD, the Melbourne Spine team provides the men and women in their care with the highest quality pain management services in a welcoming and relaxed environment.
Dr. Srinivasan grew up in India, where he completed his Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry. He later obtained a competitive 7-year scholarship to study Medicine in a Russian medical school. After graduating with a medical degree from the former Soviet Union, he briefly worked as an intern in India and as a medical assistant in the UK before coming to US for residency training. He graduated as an Anesthesiologist from the University of Washington regarded as the birthplace of multidisciplinary Pain Medicine. In 2003, Dr. Srinivasan joined St. Vincent’s Frankfort Hospital in Indiana where he established an interventional pain center. In 2005, he founded Advanced Interventional Pain Center which produced outstanding treatment success rates of 90% or above in a variety of pain conditions (the national and international success rates for pain treatments are around 50% or less). During the same year, the Department of Justice and Homeland Security found Dr. Srinivasan’s contributions to be in the national interests, recognizing him as a pain physician with ‘an exceptional ability’.
Dr. Srinivasan is a
- Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology
- Diplomate of the American Board of Pain Medicine
- Specialist in Laser Medical Devices
- Specialist in Laser Pain Treatments
As a leader in pain management, Dr. Srini stays up-to-date on the latest research and techniques for improving the quality of life for those suffering from pain. This advanced training enables him to offer cutting-edge pain relief for a wide variety of conditions, including arthritis and joint pain, neck and lower back pain, spinal stenosis, and herniated discs. Melbourne Spine also manages nerve pain, like sciatica, and chronic headache pain, such as migraines, in addition to personal injury and workers’ compensation conditions.
The Melbourne Spine team brings a holistic, interdisciplinary approach to pain management. Whether Dr. Srini is treating a simple ache or a complex pain condition, he leverages his skills in interventional pain and neurology as well as behavioral health and addiction medicine. Dr. Srini also focuses on minimizing the use of pain medication by providing alternatives to opioid treatments, including chiropractic care, spinal cord stimulation, and rehabilitation therapies, like a neuromuscular massage.
Dr. Srini and his team also understand the long-term impact chronic pain can have on your quality of life. To ensure pain relief is available when needed, Melbourne Spine offers a short wait time for appointments, often seeing patients within a week.
Melbourne Spine is currently accepting new patients.